Category: Foreign

GMN on Towards Strategic Engagement with China

Tanimu- February 15, 2021

Nigeria needs strategic plans and consistency in execution to reverse lopsided trade and economic relations with China. Guests on NTA flagship programme, Good Morning Nigeria ... Read More

OPEC Monthly Oil Market Report on Crude oil Prices Rise

Tanimu- February 12, 2021

Crude oil prices rose firmly in January, along with a steady rise in futures markets. Major physical crude benchmarks increased about 10% month-on-month (m-o-m) on ... Read More

President Buhari’s Speech at the Flag-Off of the Kano – Katsina – Jibiya – Maradi Rail Line

Tanimu- February 9, 2021

Protocols: I am delighted to preside over the groundbreaking ceremony for the commencement of the construction of yet another vital transportation infrastructure. The rail line ... Read More

As Nigeria-China Relations Clocks 50

Tanimu- February 9, 2021

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to his Chinese counterpart, President Xi Jinping to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral ties between Nigeria ... Read More

Nigerian Returnees from Saudi Arabia

Tanimu- February 4, 2021

Another batch of 420 Nigerian returnees from Saudi Arabia, comprising 27 children and 393 adults arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja Wednesday. The ... Read More

Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee Optimistic of Recovery in 2021

Tanimu- February 3, 2021

The 26th Meeting of the ORGANIZATION OF PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES (OPEC )Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee has commended The progress made by Nigeria in the production ... Read More

SEPLAT and Partners Signs Gas Project Financial MoU

Tanimu- February 1, 2021

SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company plc, NNPC and partners have secured a two hundred and sixty million dollars funding for the ANOH gas project. The funding, ... Read More

Army Takes Over in Myanmar

Tanimu- February 1, 2021

Myanmar’s military seized power on Monday in a coup against the democratically elected government of Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, who was detained along ... Read More

OPEC at S&P Americas Petroleum and Energy Conference

Tanimu- January 27, 2021

Secretary- General of the Organization of The Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, Mohammed Sanusi Barkindo Says the Declaration of Cooperation (DoC), in its fifth year has ... Read More

UK unemployment hits four-year high on virus fallout

Abdul Jimoh- December 15, 2020

Britain’s unemployment rate has struck the highest level in four years after the coronavirus pandemic wiped out a record amount of jobs, official data showed ... Read More

The Minister Leads Delegation to Hold Strategic Meeting with Authorities of Dubai Silicon Oasis

Tanimu- December 11, 2020

In a bid to network, fast-track the implementation of Nigeria's National Digital Economy Policy and Strategy for a Digital Nigeria (NDEPS) 2020 – 2030, get ... Read More

Let’s Be Honest, There’s Racism in The UN – Guterres

Henry Solomon- November 20, 2020

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has decried the existence of racism in the organisation. He indicated that the situation was ironic and worrisome, considering the fact ... Read More

Coffins Closed for Over 2,500 Years Unearthed in Egypt

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2020

Egypt on Saturday announced the unearthing of a cache of ancient coffins at a major necropolis near Cairo, the second such find in the same ... Read More

President Buhari Congratulates Biden, Says Nigeria Looks Forward to Greater Cooperation with the US

Tanimu- November 7, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated former Vice President Joe Biden on his election as new President of the United States "at a time of uncertainty ... Read More

Netflix Says it Does Not Agree with Chinese Author’s Views on Uighur Muslims

Henry Solomon- September 26, 2020

Netflix Inc, in a response to U.S. senators’ concerns over the company’s plans to adapt a Chinese science-fiction book trilogy, said on Saturday it did not ... Read More

11 Nigerians die of COVID-19 in South Africa — Union

Abdul Jimoh- September 2, 2020

The Nigerian Union in South Africa (NUSA) says that 11 Nigerians have so far died of COVID-19 in that country. Mr Adetola Olubajo, President of ... Read More

Another 71 Nigerians trafficked to Lebanon arrive home

Abdul Jimoh- August 17, 2020

Seventy-one young  Nigerian girls trafficked to Lebanon and seen in a video that had gone viral where they were crying for help had been rescued ... Read More

BREAKING: Sheikh Abdullah Al-Manea to Deliver Arafat Sermon

Tanimu- July 28, 2020

Sheikh Abdullah Bin Suleiman Al-Manea, a member of the Council of Senior Scholars and Adviser at the Royal Court, will deliver Arafat sermon during this ... Read More

NIDCOM Chairman congratulates Agunbiade’s exemplary conduct in U.S. Navy

Abdul Jimoh- July 27, 2020

The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa, on Monday applauded a Nigerian, Lt., Victor Agunbiade of the U.S. Navy for being a good ... Read More

Russia Plans to Set Up Base on Moon With China

Henry Solomon- July 24, 2020

Russia is planning to set up a research base on the moon, most likely in collaboration with China, the head of the Russian space agency ... Read More